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Bure River Cottage Restaurant

27 Lower Street, Horning, Norwich NR12 8AA, England
+44 1692 631421
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“scallops” (39 reviews)
“seafood” (39 reviews)
“lemon sole” (20 reviews)
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
27 Lower Street, Horning, Norwich NR12 8AA, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Taking my mother away for her 90th birthday to Norfolk where she has happy memories of the family wanted her trip to be special. We booked in for 6pm on Tuesday 18th Sept. Arriving a few minutes early in windy weather and mother struggling with...More

Thank MALCNorthampton
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were very lucky to get a table at the last minute at this wonderful little restaurant - booking is essential (as we now know). I had the locally caught lobster - delicious and my partner had the equally delicious skate followed by their legendary...More

Thank Christine L
Reviewed 3 days ago

Just recently returned from a week on the Broads. Was advised before we went that most of the food we would be eating would essentially be pub food as there is very little else to choose from along the water and villages. Met a lovely...More

Thank TiffonLocation
Reviewed 1 week ago

This little gem is tucked away behind the Swan Inn in Horning. We went for an anniversary meal with family. The menu was varied and reasonably priced. The staff are young and very attentive. There are only around 40 covers so best to book!

1  Thank jojo1Essex
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another successful visit to this wonderful restaurant. We come here whenever we are on holiday which unfortunately is never enough and have had first class food and service every time. Nigel who is owner with his wife who does the excellent cooking always remembers us...More

Thank pb_berry
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there to celebrate a birthday and it was such a good choice. The quality of the fish is incredible, we could say it’s the best fish we’ve ever had. So fresh and tasty. Also, the home baked bread was a surprise, we’ve never...More

1  Thank weloveplacesandfood
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have NEVER EVER eaten better fish than we did at this restaurant earlier this week. Simply astounding, and complete with superb service from the girls and a really friendly atmosphere. No wonder it is booked solid probably weeks ahead ... simply the BEST restaurant...More

Thank Philip B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I, on holiday in nearby Ludham, decided to go to Bure River Cottage Seafood Restaurant as our special meal on the final evening of our holiday. It is no exaggeration that this is probably the best seafood meal that we've had (ever),...More

1  Thank David H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here this evening with my elderly parents whom eat here 3-4 times a year when on holiday. Thoroughly impressed with the menu choices, excellent range of fish and shellfish. All three main dishes of hake and monkfish were cooked perfectly. Starters of scallops, crab...More

Thank Myhonestopinionis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lucky to get a last minute table. Services very professional. Love the large menu boards. Food amazing! I had a mix up with my food order (my mistake) but the chef/owner insistent the error was corrected immediately. Such a lovely overall eating experience. Fish/lobster dishes...More

1  Thank LynnK010
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August 11, 2017|
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Response from fiona v | Reviewed this property |
Hi I'm not the proprietor so you would need to contact them direct. This is a very popular seafood restaurant nice veg is served as sides but I didn't notice any veg options for mains. I'd definitely recommend booking you... More
August 10, 2017|
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Response from DrunkenWeasel | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately not open for lunch.
April 15, 2017|
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Response from Nigel D | Reviewed this property |
No the Head Chef is Abi and her husband Nigel manages front of hous
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$40 - $161
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:15 PM
6:00 PM - 11:15 PM
6:00 PM - 11:15 PM
6:00 PM - 11:15 PM
6:00 PM - 11:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Lower Street, Horning, Norwich NR12 8AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Norwich  >  Horning
  • Phone Number: +44 1692 631421
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